Lifetime Falls Out of 'Favor'

Moss, Linda
March 2006
Multichannel News;3/27/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p8
Reports on the move of DirecTV Inc. to sue Lifetime Television over carriage terms and promotional effort. Claims of DirecTV against Lifetime Entertainment Services; Remarks from Lifetime publicity director Gary Morgenstein, on the pending litigation; Details of Lifetime's contract renewal with Dish Network.


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